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Bad Boys' Way

By Gianni Shamari  (booksie.com)

Three young men called Bad Boys rises to the top of the drug game in Harlem.

Novel | Updated Apr 4, 2014 | Reads: 20 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Urban,Fiction,Harlem,Drug,Game,Violence

The Midnight Drink

By Cris Clc Writings  (booksie.com)

First Two Sections -

Short Story | Updated Mar 11, 2014 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: New,York,Jazz,Age,Harlem,Renaissance,Adventure,Coincidence,1920s,Industrial,The,Great,War,Wonder


Uptown Flava/BK Style

By Gianni Shamari  (booksie.com)

A rape leads to a high school massacre.

Novel | Updated Jan 1, 2014 | Reads: 4 | Comments: 3 | Likes: 2
Tags: Harlem,Uptown,Brooklyn,Hiphop,High,School,Teen,Violence,Rape


Top Ten Songs-6/05/13 (6th May 2013)

By Sosnh  (booksie.com)

The latest in sosnh (Shane O'Sullivan)'s list of top 10 songs. They are great, some new and some old. Enjoy. Also, please, become a fan if you enjoy this. Also leave a comment and a like to boot. Please note that I do not own this music, and I give credit where credit is due. Please support...

Article | Updated May 5, 2013 | Reads: 82 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Top,10,Sosnh,Songs,Heart,Attack,Gentleman,I,Love,It,Lights,Suit,&,Tie,Mirrors,Will,Wait,Harlem,Shake,Thrift



By Milton Galfas  (booksie.com)

Vinnie illustrates how a young man is introduced into the world of heroin addiction. The story is set in New Jersey and New York City in the 1970s.

Short Story | Updated Feb 16, 2013 | Reads: 15 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: 1970s,Heroin,Addiction,New,York,City,Harlem,The,First,Fifty

Connor And Becca: The Adventure Of A Lifetime

By Carleythevolleyballnut  (booksie.com)

She lived her life in the shadows, wandering and then hiding. It is not easy when you grew up in a place called Harlem, and are a runaway at the age of 12. No job, no money, no food... how will Becca ever survive?

Book | Updated Apr 21, 2012 | Reads: 7 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Runaway,12,Year,Old,Girl,Teens,Misery,Drugs,Harlem,Foster,Parents,Care,New,York,Social,Workers


LoveLost: A Short Story

By Ejwhite  (booksie.com)

LoveLost is about a chance meeting of exes on New Year’s Eve. It follows the tale of the main character James who finds himself at the same party as his old girlfriend after he had been dumped by the love of his life just weeks prior.

Short Story | Updated Mar 29, 2012 | Reads: 9 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Lovelost,Ej,White,Book,Short,Story,Decembercreates,December,Relationship,James,Janelle,Jessica,Love,Romance,Sex,Girlfriend,Boyfriend,Liquor,African


Harlem Boyz

By Littleluciano  (booksie.com)

A story about how a young poor boy with no confidence called Shaquille Marciano rose to become the most feared teenager in Uptown Harlem & other areas of New York City

Novel | Updated Mar 25, 2012 | Reads: 7 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Crime,Gangs,Nyc,New,York,Uptown,Harlem,Corleone,Shaquille,Money,Drugs,Girls,Life,Pain,Suffering,Poverty,Hardships,Guns


ADAPTION TO From Langston Hughes Adaption

By Africanpick  (booksie.com)

THIS IS NOT MINE,IT'S THE adaption from Langston Hughes and it's one of my favorite i just did my own version. Of course no where near his.ENJOY!!!!!!!

Poetry | Updated Feb 24, 2012 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Langston,Hughes,,Poetry,Memoir,Life,Feeling, Harlem,Renaissance

A Little Piece Of History

By Isabel X  (booksie.com)

I wrote this for an 8th grade writing assignment!

Short Story | Updated Nov 21, 2011 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Time,Travel,History,Harlem,New,York,Speakeasy,Jazz

A Side Of New York

By Joycejames  (booksie.com)

An immature, uneducated look at the gentrification of New York city and affects of business and globalization on the working classes.

Short Story | Updated Jun 9, 2011 | Reads: 0 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: The,Velvet,Underground,New,York,Gentrification,Harlem,Working,Class,America



By Dadio  (booksie.com)


Poetry | Updated Sep 29, 2010 | Reads: 0 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Harlem,Cds,Jazz,Gerry,Mulligan,No,Sale

Ma Gurl Lindsey. <3

By Skankalicious  (booksie.com)

dis onez bout my gurl lindsey an all da crazy stuff we get into!!! xox

Short Story | Updated Sep 20, 2010 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Lindsey,Brawl,White,B*tches,Harlem,New,York,Ny,Bronx,Clubz,Ladiez,Ribs,Steak



By Azsa  (booksie.com)

Glorious is set against the backdrops of the Jim Crow South, the Harlem Renaissance, and the civil rights era. On a hot July 4th afternoon, in Reno, Nevada boxers Jack Johnson and James Jeffries engaged in what would be come to known as "The Fight of the Century." Jack Johnson would come out...

Novel | Updated Nov 10, 2009 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Harlem,Renaissance,Jack,Johnson,Sports,Boxing,Southern,African,American,Nancy,Cunard,Georgia,New,York,City


Love In Harlem

By Vics Paige Turnerz  (booksie.com)

A Short story from 'The Colour Of Water' by James McBride. It was an English assignment.

Short Story | Updated May 13, 2009 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: The,Colour,Of,Water,Short,Story,Romance,Harlem,Bronx,Ruth,Rocky,English,Vic,Vics,Paige,Dennis,Love,In

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